What Technical Analysis say About Mastercard Incorporated (MA),


Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) for the period of 9-Day stands at 34.85% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 31.82%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) signals “Sell” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Sell”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Buy” for Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Buy”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

MASTERCARD INCORPORATED advances global commerce by providing a critical economic link among financial institutions, businesses, cardholders and merchants worldwide. As a franchisor, processor and advisor, MasterCard develops and markets payment solutions and provides industry-leading analysis and consulting services to financial institution customers and merchants. Its family of brands include MasterCard, Maestro and Cirrus.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) opened the session at $198.33 and after going down -0.7% closed at $196.29. The stock lost -2.04 points in the last trade.

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $196.14 and $196.29 during the previous active session. Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) traded with the volume of 1.57 Million with average volume of 3.59 Million. The stock has LOW volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 1.18 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 3.45 and 49.61 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) is at 0.1% and the shares outstanding are 1.03 Billion.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) stands at 0.51% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 40.98 while Forward P/E shows the value of 26.55.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 1.91. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 15.11 and 36.15 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 24.38 and 44.63 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) stands at 1.6 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 1.6.

Return on Assets ROA of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) is at 20.4% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) stand at 73.7% and 44% respectively.

The payout ratio of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) stands at 22.3%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -0.09% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -0.73%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in green zone with the value of 13.01% while six month performance of the shares of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) remained bullish with the count of 29.21%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) remained up at 62.52% and 29.68% respectively.